Post Doctoral Research Associate in Agricultural Hydrology Remote Sensing at University of Florida

Center for Remote Sensing, Agricultural and Biological Engineering Department,Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida

Deadline: Review of applications will begin ASAP and will continue until a suitable candidate is selected.

Nature of Position: To support ongoing research activities at the Center in using remote sensing for agricultural hydrology. The candidate is expected to provide leadership in developing spatio-temporal scaling algorithms for microwave data using machine learning techniques as part of a NASAfunded project. Responsibilities include conducting research, participating in field work, and writing journal publications and research proposals.

Qualifications: An earned doctorate in Electrical, Computer, Civil, Environmental, or Agricultural Engineering, or a closely related field. Candidate should be experienced in using airborne and/or satellite datasets, developing remote sensing algorithms and machine learning techniques. Applicants should have a good publication record, effective communication skills, and an ability to work collaboratively with faculty, staff, and students in the Center, the ABE Department and with other units on campus.  Read more…